Cheap flights from the United States to Melbourne

LAX — MEL
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How far in advance should I book a flight from USA to Melbourne?

To save on the cost of your flight from USA to Melbourne, book at least 50 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 41% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $2,187 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,485.

What is the cheapest month to fly from USA to Melbourne?

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from USA. Users have commonly found prices around $1,829 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,307. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from USA to Melbourne (US - MEL)?

When flying from USA to Melbourne, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from USA to Melbourne in December, January 2022

The best prices found for USA to Melbourne flights for December, January
Jan 29 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

30h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

22h 45m
$1,133

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Deal found 11/28

Jan 31 - Feb 28
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

24h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 00m
$1,191

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/1

Jan 30 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

24h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 40m
$1,231

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

USA to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from USA found for this year
Dec 6 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 05m
$1,303

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

Dec 31 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 30m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

24h 05m
$1,359

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

Dec 28 - Jan 15
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 42m
$1,368

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

Cheap United Airlines flights from USA to Melbourne

Apr 5 - Apr 24
ONT

Ontario

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

20h 18m
MEL

Melbourne

ONT

Ontario

1 stop

19h 32m
$1,701

United Airlines

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Deal found 11/30

Apr 5 - Apr 25
ONT

Ontario

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

18h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

ONT

Ontario

1 stop

24h 07m
$1,702

United Airlines

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Deal found 12/1

Dec 6 - Dec 13
SFO

San Francisco

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

16h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

14h 25m
$2,687

United Airlines

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Deal found 12/1

Cheap Fiji Airways flights from USA to Melbourne

Mar 4 - Mar 12
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

18h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

30h 55m
$926

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Feb 26 - Mar 12
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

30h 55m
$927

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Feb 21 - Feb 26
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

18h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

30h 55m
$940

Fiji Airways

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Deal found 11/28

Non-stop flights to Melbourne from USA

Save time with USA to Melbourne direct flight deals
Apr 2 - Apr 16
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 20m
$1,529

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Apr 5 - Apr 29
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 20m
$1,572

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Apr 10 - Apr 30
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 10m
$1,587

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Last minute flights from USA to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from USA, departing today and this week
Dec 6 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

26h 05m
$1,303

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

Dec 6 - Mar 7
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

27h 10m
$1,546

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/29

Dec 6 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

35h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

27h 00m
$1,565

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

One-way flights to Melbourne from USA

The cheapest one-way flights from USA to Melbourne
Mar 7
EWR

Newark

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

39h 35m
$431

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/1

Feb 7
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

26h 50m
$434

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Feb 5
LAX

Los Angeles

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

2 stops

32h 10m
$439

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about USA to Melbourne flights.

Which airlines flying from United States to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from United States to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, Fiji Airways, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from USA to Melbourne for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from USA to Melbourne for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $926, but on average you can expect to pay $952.

Are there nonstop flights from USA to Melbourne for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from USA to Melbourne under $1,600. A good price for a nonstop flight from USA to Melbourne is less than $1,659.

Are there last-minute flights available from USA to Melbourne for under $1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from USA to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

How popular is this USA to Melbourne flight route?

Flights from United States to Melbourne have been viewed 149 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular routes from USA to Melbourne?

When deciding which route to take from USA to Melbourne consider Los Angeles - Melbourne, Newark - Melbourne or San Francisco - Melbourne as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from USA to Melbourne?

When booking a flight from USA to Melbourne, you may want to consider flying on Sichuan Airlines, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from USA to Melbourne?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from USA to Melbourne on time: American Airlines (69%), Alaska Airlines (69%), Qantas Airways (69%).

What are the cheapest flights from USA to Melbourne?

The cheapest flight price from USA to Melbourne is $562. On average you can expect to pay $3,816. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - Melbourne), can usually be booked for $926.

Departure points for flights from USA to Melbourne

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Top 10 airlines flying from USA to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from USA to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$17FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$219Average$1,173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$427Average$2,290FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$450Average$1,274FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$571Average$1,183FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$603Average$867FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$738Average$976FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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XiamenAirCheapest$743Average$953FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time49%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$866Average$1,350FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$904Average$1,572FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from USA to Melbourne

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